• Admissions
    Visiting Campus
  • Thank you for your interest in shadowing at Shortridge High School. Our 2018 shadow opportunites will begin in September. To reserve your shadow date, please fill out our campus visit form
    Campus Visits (Shadow Day) FAQs 

    Q: What is the Shadow Program?
    A: The Shadow Program is an opportunity for prospective students to get a hands-on feel for  Shortridge High School life. Your student will spend a day with a Shortridge High School student host, attending classes, advisory and lunch.
    Q: Who will host the visiting student for the day?
    A: Your student will be paired with a 10th grade Shortridge High School scholar based on the interests you provide on the request form (i.e. activities, sports, etc). 
    Q: Must students be accepted to Shortridge High School before they participate in this program?
    A: Acceptance is not required, however the program is reserved for prospective 8th grade students or high school students interested in transferring from another school to Shortridge High School.
    Q: What should visiting students wear when they Shadow?
    A: The dress code for shadow students is very similar to that of the  Shortridge High School students.
                *Dress pants                              
                *Polo Shirt                                 
                *Shoes with covered toes          
                *Tennis shoes
                *Dress pants/shorts 
                *Polo Shirt
                *Button down shirt
                *Shoes with covered toes
                *Tennis Shoes

    Q: How long is a typical Shadow Day?
    A: Shadow visitors should arrive at  Shortridge High School at 8:50 a.m. to the Main Office off of Meridian Street and be picked up at 4:00 p.m. from the Main Office.

    Q: Do visiting students need to pack a lunch?

    A: If your student is a current IPS student they can eat a SHS lunch at no charge. If your student is currently attending a school outside of IPS they can eat a SHS lunch for a fee of $3.75. Your student is also welcome to pack his or her own lunch.

    Q: How do I sign up for a Shadow Day?
    A: A parent or guardian should complete the online Campus Visit form (link above); a Shortridge High School representative will be in touch within 4-6 business days.

    If you have any questions please contact Jeff Molina, School Counselor by email molinajeffrey@myips.org or by phone 226-2810.